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Figwort Family

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Noun

1. family scrophulariaceae, figwort family, foxglove family, scrophulariaceae

a family of dicotyledonous plants of the order Polemoniales; includes figwort and snapdragon and foxglove and toadflax and speedwell and mullein; in some classifications placed in the order Scrophulariales

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Figwort Family

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n.
A large family of chiefly herbaceous plants, the Scrophulariaceae, characterized by bilaterally symmetrical and frequently colorful flowers with four stamens and dehiscent fruit, and including figwort, foxglove, Indian paintbrush, and snapdragon. Also called snapdragon family.

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